- "It makes me tingle with pleasure from head to toe when I see that through me, poor wretched man that I am, God the Lord maddens and exasperates you hellish and worldly people, so that in your spite you will burst and tear yourselves to pieces – while I sit under the shade of faith and the Lord’s Prayer, laughing at you devils and your crew as you blubber and struggle in your great fury." — Martin Luther
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The Politics of Israel’s Past The Bible, Archaeology and Nation-Building Edited by Emanuel Pfoh, Keith W. Whitelam It is not uncommon that historical images—presented as simply given, self-evident and even indisputable—are employed in political readings of the past and used … Continue reading
Keith writes (on FB) The discovery of an inscribed neck of a jar in Jerusalem (An Inscribed Pithos from the Ophel, Jerusalem”, by Dr. Eilat Mazar, David Ben-Shlomo, and Prof. Shmuel Ahituv (63 IEJ no. 1, 2013, pp. 39-49)) has … Continue reading
Brilliant! Get it!!! Read it!!!!
According to the book’s author- Rhythms of Time: Reconnecting Palestine’s Past has been delivered to the Kindle store. Available in 2-4 working days!
My review of Whitelam’s soon to appear book is uploaded (and downloadable) here. I’ve mentioned it before and now having had the chance to work through it fairly carefully I can sincerely affirm that it is excellent.
I’ve mentioned this before and now I’ve got a few more specific details: The book is aimed at the general/interested reader rather than a specialist Biblical Studies market, though its author hopes that it is affordable and interesting for students. … Continue reading